Moving to Magog from Montreal


Important information you need to know before you start your move to Magog from Montreal. Magog, Quebec is a city in south eastern Quebec, located a short distance from the border of neighboring country the United States of America. Magog is located along a confluence of Lake Memphermagog and the Magog River. The city is known as a major contributor for the Regional County Municipality of Memphermagog for its major centre and industrial city. Currently the city has an approximate population of 23 880 with 93 % of the population speaking French compared to 5% who speak English as their first language.

Moving from Montreal to Magog can be an easy transition with enough planning and budgeting prior to your selected moving date. Magog is known primarily as a resort area for its high number of vacationers and tourists.

The city of Magog is directed east from Montreal approximately 125 kilometers in distance which can translate into approximately 1 hour and 31 minutes of driving depending on selected route and speed of the vehicle. If taking the most direct route from Montreal you would travel along the Autoroute 720 West, taking the exit 5 toward Pont Champlain Sherbrooke, and merging onto the Autoroute 10 East. You will be keeping an eye out for signs for Autoroute 15 south/Autoroute 20 East, Autoroute 10 East, Pont Champlain Bridge/Sherbrooke/Quebec/ U.S.A/Autoroute 15 and will merge onto the Autoroute 10 East/Autoroute/15South/Autoroute 20 East. The majority of your traveling will be on this highway until merging onto exit 115 toward Magog/ St-benoit-du-lca/QC-112 East. You will make a left at Chemin Milletta and take the 1st exit at the roundabout onto QC-112 East. Continue along QC-108 East (Rue Principale) until making it into the city of Magog. While on route to Magog from Montreal you will pass a number of cities such as Brossard, Carigan, Ange-Gardien, Bromont, Mont-Orford, until making it into the city limits of Magog.

It’s always important to investigate if the Montreal movers that you select for your move has experience in long distance moving to Magog or to Sherbrooke. This will show not only professionalism but put your mind at ease will executing such an important move from Montreal to Magog.

Due to Magog geographical location to close proximity of the city of Sherbrooke Quebec, the city does not host any post-secondary institutions however the city of Sherbrooke does. The only post secondary institutions located 14 minutes south of Magog is the College Notre-Dame Des Services located in Ayer’s Cliff Quebec. The institution focuses primarily on business associated courses such as sales and financial data. The institution does offer a web site in French for those who would be interested in exploring the opportunities close to Magog. There are also a number of high schools run on separate systems such as the catholic system only operates 2 high schools for those who may have children that will be attending public facilities.

Unfortunately the city of Magog does not have an operating public transportation system for citizens within the city. There are however a number of bus services that operate with stops in the city of Magog to destinations such as Vermont, U.S.A, and Sherbrooke, Quebec. Some of the service that operates on a daily basis is the Orleans Express, Autobus G Ashby Inc, Autobus Coaticook Inc, Autobus L Carigan Inc, Autobus B Dion, and Autobus D L Inc. Many of these services have websites with their destinations and stops offering different types of services such as scenic routes and cross border services. The Orleans express is the most common for navigating from different cities between Magog such as Sherbrooke and Montreal. t

Magog is considered a resort area with many people vacationing in the city for enjoyment of what there is to offer. This can be one of the best parts of your move due to the fact that no matter where you decide to move in Magog, you will enjoy every part of it. There are many services online that you and your family can browse to find what best suits your needs and budget set out for your move. There are a number of apartments, cottages, and waterfront homes that are available; often the factor comes down to preference.

When selecting a moving company in Montreal often it does not hurt to ask if the company has experience in moving to Magog from Montreal and has the proper tools necessary for whichever dwelling you choose in Magog.

Before moving from Montreal to Magog its always a great suggestion to visit Magog to take advantage of what the city has to offer to you and your family and as well condition you with the local roads. The city of Magog hosts an annual wine festival, which of course attracts more, then the regular vacationers. There are a number of restaurants and specialty shops to suit the needs of tourists who take in the beauty of Magog. Taking advantage of the accommodations with your family on your visit to Magog is painless and affordable with a number of hotels to choose from. Some of the more popular is the Hotel Cheribourg, and the Auberg Chateau Du Lac with excellent views of the Lac Memphermagog. Experiencing the different international cuisines such as Caribbean, French, European, or traditional pub food is commonly found in the downtown.

Moving from Montreal to Magog can be complex with many steps implicated to ensure everything goes as planned with precision and care. Thus finding a reliable and experienced long-distance moving company is important when planning such a large move. Finding a reliable mover can give you the satisfaction and peace of mind keeping you focused on other tasks involved during the move.

Selecting the right moving company or long distance movers in Montreal in general without the appropriate research can be time consuming, however checking company references, prior satisfied customer referrals, and that the moving company you choose operates or has operated in the past with the city you'll need to move to will always keep you one step ahead in your move. 

If you want to move your piano or pool table to Magog from Montreal, ask if the movers have experience and all equipment for that!

Selecting Montreal Economical Moving Service ALEX - you are going to make sure your possessions are safely and securely transferred, and that this is done as quickly as possible. The choice is up to you!

Good luck and happy moving!

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